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Sad: Death toll in Borno suicide attack rises to 43

Sad: Death toll in Borno suicide attack rises to 43

by Akan Ido There are reports that the death toll from the suicide bomb blast which occurred in Borno on Tuesday has risen to forty three. [READ:Tragic: 17 people killed in Maiduguri bomb blast...

 

Tragic: 17 people killed in Maiduguri bomb blast (PHOTO)

Tragic: 17 people killed in Maiduguri bomb blast (PHOTO)

by Oge Okonkwo The city of Maiduguri has experienced yet another bomb blast which has claimed the lives of 17 persons as the explosion ripped through a busy market on Tuesday, January 14. According...

 

Opinion: What Parkison’s law of triviality tells me about Nigeria

Opinion: What Parkison’s law of triviality tells me about Nigeria

by Hemenseter Butu Youth Corp members have been known to go missing, beaten, kidnapped, die in accidents but never bombed until April, 2011 in Suleja and I said surely today is the day God has...

 

One person dies as armed robbers attack bank in Delta

One person dies as armed robbers attack bank in Delta

At least one person was feared killed on Thursday morning when a 12-man armed bandits struck at a first generation bank in Isselle-Uku in Aniocha North LGA, Delta Delta State. Police authorities...

 

Sad news: Blast during sermon in Iraq mosque kills at least 18

Sad news: Blast during sermon in Iraq mosque kills at least 18

A bomb hidden in a Sunni mosque exploded while worshipers listened to a sermon Friday, killing at least 18 people and injuring 36, police and health officials said. The bomb had been hidden...

 

Now’s the time to plan: 17 tips on how to give your Valentine a blast

Now’s the time to plan: 17 tips on how to give your Valentine a blast

by Christie J Mawer Write yourself a love letter. Give yourself plenty of compliments and say all the things you want someone to say to you. We’ve just finished Christmas. A season where...

 

TICKER: Kaduna gov’t to pay bills of blast victims

The Kaduna State government yesterday pledged to pay the medical bills of the 145 victims of St. Rita’s Catholic Church attack in Kaduna. Deputy Governor Mukhtar Yero spoke when he visited...

 

“We pray Buhari runs again in 2015″ – PDP releases another statement blasting Buhari

“We pray Buhari runs again in 2015″ – PDP releases another statement blasting Buhari

by Stanley Azuakola For a while, we have not been entertained by the habitual exchange of words between the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) or Gen....

 

One injured in Kaduna blast

One injured in Kaduna blast

by Hauwa Gambo A man is reported injured in Kaduna after after an explosive device on the road went off and destroyed his car windscreens in Dankande village, Zaria Road, Kaduna. Officials confirm...

 

We did it: Boko Haram claims responsibility for Sunday’s Bauchi bomb blast

We did it: Boko Haram claims responsibility for Sunday’s Bauchi bomb blast

Dreaded Islamic sect, Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for last Sunday’s suicide car bombing in Yelwa, Bauchi State which left at least a dozen people dead. The attack occurred during...